Healthy Advice from more than 200 Wellness Experts
For Every Part of Your Life
Saturday, January 23 -- 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, January 24 -- 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Lujan Exhibit Hall - EXPO New Mexico
300 San Pedro NE, Albuquerque
Adults $5.00 -- Children 12 and under are Free
*Note: Expo New Mexico charges $5.00 for parking.
Don't miss the largest and most comprehensive Health Fair in New Mexico!
FREE: Flu Shots (While Supplies Last)
Blood Pressure & BMI Readings
UNM Breast Imaging – Information on 3-D Mammography and other services
UNMH Rehabilitation – Hand strength and fall risk assessments
UNM College of Pharmacy and College of Nursing – Blood pressure and BMI readings
UNMH Pediatric Emergency Department – Finger casting demonstration for kids
UNM Psychiatric Center – Information on behavioral health
Plus, meet with other departments: Native American Health at UNMH, NM Donor Services, UNM Center for Life, UNM College of Nursing, UNM Digestive Disease Clinic, UNM Medical Reserve Corps, UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center, UNM Senior Health, UNM Vein & Cosmetic Center
Note: Credit Cards NOT Accepted. Cash/Check only. There are ATMs at EXPO NM.
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Description: Tests for low & excessive functioning of the Thyroid
Why Get Tested: An excess or deficiency of this hormone can affect energy levels, mood, and many functions
Cholesterol **** Fasting Required 9-12 hours before test
Description: Tests cholesterol levels
Why Get Tested: High cholesterol may put you at risk for heart disease or stroke. Decreased levels can indicate malnutrition, intestinal malabsorption, hyperthyroidism, chronic anemia, liver disease or other medical conditions
Prostate (PSA)--- Cost: $8.00
Description: Measures PSA levels
Why Get Tested: Prostate cancer is among the most common cancers among men. PSA levels may assist in early detection of cancer
Cardio IQ Lipid--- Cost: $8.50 **** Fasting Required 9-12 hours before test
Description: Measures total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol ("bad" cholesterol), HDL cholesterol ("good" cholesterol), and triglycerides
Why Get Tested: Low LDL and a high HDL work together to protect against heart attack and stroke. High Triglycerides increase risk for heart attack, stroke, and diabetes
Cardio IQ HgbA1c--- Cost: $8.00
Description: Measures average blood sugar levels over the past 90 days
Why Get Tested: High levels can indicate pre-diabetes or diabetes
Ion Mobility---- Cost: $25.00**** Fasting Required 9-12 hours before test
Description: Measures the size and number of the particles in your blood that make up your lipids
Why Get Tested: Information helps your doctor understand your risk and how to manage it with diet, exercise and possibly medication
NEW THIS YEAR!
Cardio IQ Vitamin D--- Cost: $21.00
Description: Measures 25-OH vitamin D activity in patients not suffering from renal disease.
Why Get Tested: Lower than normal vitamin D levels can mean a dietary deficiency, poor absorption of the vitamin or impaired metabolism of the sterol in the liver.
beWellnm is ready to help you sign up for health insurance. The deadline to enroll is January 31st.
You can enroll at the Be Well NM booth at the KOB 4 Health & Wellness Fair. Experts will give you one-on-one, personalized advice to find the plan that best fits your family and your budget.
Make sure you have the following information handy:
· Date of birth
· Social Security Number
· Marital status
· Number of family household members
· Household income
· Immigration status
New This Year!
The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store is proud to sponsor Loving Thunder Therapeutic Riding Inc. Meet the horses and learn about free riding lessons for Veterans and other programs for riders with disabilities.
Pet pygmy goats and chickens; chat with the folks from The Village Mercantile, and receive free samples of your favorite dog and cat food!
Apply for a Booth
Your business or organization can be part of the largest and most comprehensive Health & Wellness Fair in New Mexico. Click here to apply.